An (Even More) Inconvenient Tr...

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Why Carbon Credits For Forest Preservation May Be Worse Than Nothing

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Remember the rainforests? We s...

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Every half hour, the world lost a football-field chunk of tropical forest in 2018.

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Bolsonaro Wants to Plunder the...

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The Brazilian president’s pro-business agenda will be a test of American companies’ commitment to the environment.

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Brazilian court blocks aboliti...

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[Translate] Judge says president Michel Temer went beyond his authority in issuing decree to dissolve Renca, after fury from...

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BP and Total’s Drilling ...

May 23, 2017 by

[Translate] Environment A Brazilian prosecutor said the drilling could cause irreparable damage to this diverse ecosystem. By John...

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Investigation Reveals That Wal...

May 21, 2017 by

[Translate]   Environment Logging camps in Brazil are committing one of the worst crimes of humanity. By André Campos / AlterNet  ...

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Brazil Plunges Back Into Polit...

May 18, 2017 by

[Translate] By Samy Adghirni, Mario Sergio Lima, Rachel Gamarski / Bloomberg     Brazilian President Michel Temer. (Romério Cunha /...

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WORRIED WORLD URGES TRUMP NOT ...

May 7, 2017 by

[Translate] THE GUARDIAN Officials around the world warn president not to reverse climate efforts Trump has already begun to peel...

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BILL COULD PUT THE AMAZON AT R...

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[Translate]   By Jan Rocha / Climate News Network   VIA TRUTHDIG     Gold and iron ore are two of the many minerals found in the...

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BATTLE FOR THE AMAZON: TAPAJOS...

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[Translate] “The Tapajós River, Brazil. More than forty dams would turn this free flowing river and its tributaries into a vast...

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HUNGRY VENEZUELANS FLEE IN BOA...

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[Translate] By NICHOLAS CASEY  NYTIMES Photo Migrants preparing to board the smugglers’ boats that will take them from Venezuela to...

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After terrorizing America with...

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[Translate] Mainstream media is not merely dishonest and corrupt, but their science writers are unbelievably stupid and ill-informed...

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MICROCEPHALY IN BRAZIL: VACCIN...

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[Translate]   The Crazz Files    MARCELLA PIPER-TERRY·THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 11, 2016 I wrote the following post six days ago (February...

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BRAZIL STUDY RAISES MAJOR DOUB...

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[Translate] by Marco Cáceres   It seems like the science is being rushed… On Sept. 16, 2016, NBC News published an article by Maggie...

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The World’s Biggest Scho...

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[Translate] Food Emphasizing local food under a radical policy of “zero hunger,” Brazil’s school lunch initiative helps small farmers...

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Zika: Brazil Admits It’s...

Aug 19, 2016 by

[Translate] By Dr. Mercola Amidst growing fear-based propaganda warning of the threat of Zika virus comes a quiet admission from...

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BRAZILIANS USE OLYMPICS TO DEL...

Aug 11, 2016 by

[Translate] THE DIRT  Jared Green 2016 Rio Olympics Opening Ceremony / NBC The estimated 3.3 billion people who watched the opening...

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Bernie Sanders Calls on U.S. t...

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[Translate]       Brazil’s Senate votes Tuesday on whether to impeach President Dilma Rousseff. (Global Panorama / CC BY-SA 2.0) “I...

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The Developing World is Awash ...

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[Translate] Environment Herbicides, insecticides and fungicides threaten the environment and human health in many parts of the world....

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SIMPLE IS AS SIMPLE LIVES

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[Translate] David Friedlander  LIFE EDITED Architecture Sure, high tech micro apartments are pretty nifty, but never underestimate...

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THE SEARCH ENGINE THAT’S...

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[Translate] Climate by Katie Valentine CLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: AP Photo/Felipe Dana In this Oct. 10, 2012 photo, Patrick da Silva,...

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The Amazon tribe protecting th...

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[Translate]   Ka’apor Indians set fire to illegally cut logs found near the indigenous territory. Photograph: Lunae...

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GREEN ENERGY IS SURGING, AND Y...

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[Translate] By Juan Cole  TRUTHDIG Shutterstock This post originally ran on Juan Cole’s website. The adoption of wind and solar for...

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China’s Amazonian railway ‘thr...

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[Translate] Environmentalists sound alarm over plans to construct 5,300km route between the Atlantic and Pacific oceans to cut...

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Why Brazil’s megadrought...

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[Translate] Amy Larkin   THE GUARDIAN Brazil’s recent drought shows that Wall Street is still baffled by the economic cost of...

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Agribusiness Giant Adopts Hist...

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[Translate] by Natasha Geiling  CLIMATE PROGRESS A soy field cuts into a forest in Brazil. CREDIT: Shutterstock On Tuesday, search...

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New Naturalism

Mar 30, 2015 by

[Translate] Metropolis Magazine Triptyque defies the conventions of Brazilian Modernism and Sa?o Paulo’s urbanism in the new...

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Absolutely Terrifying: ‘...

Mar 23, 2015 by

[Translate] Environment A new study uncovers the ruinous consequences, order to plant and animal species, of our increasingly...

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Noam Chomsky: Obama Launched ‘...

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[Translate]   In an interview with Brazilian television network TV Brasil during a conference in Buenos Aires, unhealthy Argentina,...

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CONNECTED VERTICAL CITY DESIGN...

Feb 13, 2015 by

[Translate] DESIGNBOOM     for his final masters thesis project, hospital online architect eduardo camarena has proposed a vertical...

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